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Sonchus oleraceus

annual sowthistle (Sonchus oleraceus)Sonchus oleraceus
Common Names annual sowthistle
Family Composites, Sunflower
Flower Color Yellow
Plant Type Forb
Native No
Weed Yes

annual sowthistle (Sonchus oleraceus) annual sowthistle (Sonchus oleraceus)

annual sowthistle (Sonchus oleraceus) annual sowthistle (Sonchus oleraceus) annual sowthistle (Sonchus oleraceus) annual sowthistle (Sonchus oleraceus) annual sowthistle (Sonchus oleraceus)

This is a plant widely used for medical reasons. From lung and bladder infections to teething children and even a beauty product. A lot of these uses and where they are used are listed on the following website: http://www.medicineatyourfeet.com/sonchusoleraceus.html

annual sowthistle


For additional information please send an e-mail request to:
Dr. Clinton C. Shock
Clinton.Shock@oregonstate.edu

Malheur Agricultural Experiment Station
595 Onion Avenue
Ontario, OR 97914
(541) 889-2174
FAX (541) 889-7831

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